Books tagged: jewish history

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As One Must, One Can
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,240. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2016 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Third in the dynamic series about Jewish history, The Havah Gitterman Saga follows Havah and her family as they become entrenched into the American community.
Haym Solomon: The Jew Behind the Revolutionary Money
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
There are a few unspoken heroes of the American Revolutionary War that made it possible for the creation of the United States. Haym Solomon is one of these men. Haym provided the financial means for a young United States to survive when all hope seemed lost.
A Living Memory: Immortality for Sarra Copia Sulam
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,470. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Venice contains many remarkable historical figures. One deserving recognition is Sarra Copia Sulam, a Jewish writer who was publicly attacked by the men who benefitted from her learning and generosity. The only Jewish woman to host a literary salon in the seventeenth century, Sarra overcame such censure to remain true to her faith and to produce writings that have ensured her "living memory."
Moses: The Great Escape
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,500. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Old Testament, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
This Book Highlights the Story of Moses, the Man Who Served as a Prophet, Prince, Author, Law-Giver, and Religious Leader in His Lifetime!
The Fathers of Israel: Abraham, Isaac & Jacob
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,320. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Old Testament, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / History & Culture
This Book Covers the Stories of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, who are known as The Fathers of Israel.
I Have Called You by Name
Series: Tell of My Kingdom's Glory. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,380. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
The Israelites are not ready to be God’s people. They want their land without any conditions, but God has other plans for them. He calls them to be His. Some chafe against His restrictions. Others find safety in His boundaries. But all must depend upon God to reach their land. Read God’s story and theirs as He calls the Israelites to be His people set apart for Him. Read it to know Him.
Kid Dropper Jewish Gang Leader In New York City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Kid Dropper became the most prominent gangster in New York's Lower East Side in the early 1920s. Kid Spanish, a mixed Spanish and Jewish thug, was among Dropper's principal rivals. Both of them got their start in the Five Points Gang led by Paul Kelly. Eventually Dropper and Spanish were both sentenced to prison and became suitors for the same woman. Dropper was assassinated by a teenager in 1923.
Until My Name Is Known
Series: Tell of My Kingdom's Glory. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,600. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
The Exodus of the Jews from Egypt is a love story between God and His people. God woos His people to Himself as He prepares them to leave. Before leaving, God must fight Pharaoh for possession of His people. See how God changes all people: some for the better, others not. None stay the same. How will He change you? Can you trust a God Who destroyed a nation before your eyes? Would you want Him as
How They Lived: The Everyday Lives of Hungarian Jews, 1867-1940
Price: $45.00 USD. Words: 61,310. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016 by ceupress. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
This book documents the physical aspects of the lives of Hungarian Jews in the late 19th and early 20th centuries: the way they looked, the kind of neighborhoods and apartments they lived in, and the places where they worked. Regardless of whether they lived integrated within the majority society or in separate communities, they were an important and integral part of the nation.
Children's Letters to a Holocaust Survivor
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 43,980. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Plays » American / African American
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In 1943, Esther Terner and 300 other Jews escaped from Sobibor, a Nazi death camp. It was the biggest escape of WWII and the subject of Rashke's book, ESCAPE FROM SOBIBOR. The book, and movie based on it, brought Esther many invitations to speak in public schools. Her story generated hundreds of letters from children expressing their concern and outrage. Those letters inspired DEAR ESTHER.